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TB Education and Training Network

Conference

The 2018 TB Education and Training Network (TB ETN) and TB Program Evaluation Network (TB PEN) Conference, Breaking Through Barriers to Achieve TB Elimination, will be held in Decatur, Georgia, September 18-20th. TB ETN and TB PEN will join forces for this conference to highlight common aspects of TB education, training, and evaluation. Registration is now open.

OBJECTIVES

By the end of the TB Education and Training Network and TB Program Evaluation Network Conference, participants will be able to:

    1. Describe how education, training, and evaluation is used to guide TB programs.
    2. Describe the importance of ensuring your education, training, evaluation products are applicable to the target audience.
    3. Discuss how to develop, implement, and evaluate educational products.
    4. Identify training, education, and evaluation resources available to state TB programs.
    5. Discuss the importance of collaboration to the field of health education.
    6. Discuss why health communication is important to TB program education and evaluation.

 ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS: 

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of (13.75) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides <13.6> contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer <1.5> CEU’s for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to <14.5> total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer (18) CPH recertification credits for this program.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for CM4054 – 2018 TB Education and Training Network (TB ETN) and TB Program Evaluation Network (TB PEN) Conference please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before [10/20/2018]

Complete the activity
Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/GetCE

FEES: There are no fees for CE.

For questions regarding ETN, please contact Peri Hopkins at phopkins@cdc.gov or 404-639-8988.
For questions regarding PEN, please contact Rachel Yelk Woodruff at zex5@cdc.gov or 404-639-6018.

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